Brazilian Life

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All the Types of Places You Could Live in Brazil

Brazilians set down roots just about anywhere. From living in the vegetation of the Amazon to in houses that hover on stilts above rivers or deltas. Though this may sound…

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Brazil’s Prison Pandemic

The ethical parallels between Brazil’s prison pandemic and the US’s.  On 31 January 2019 the New York Times published an…
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Brazilian World Cup Chant

Brazilian World Cup Chants

This time four years ago,  I found myself sporting my first canary yellow Brazilian football jersey. Dining with my boyfriend…
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How Brazilian Drug Traffickers Began Chocolate Dealing

Truck-jackings and cargo theft in Brazil have been on the rise. Currently, Brazil ranks as the 12th most dangerous country for cargo transportation. With a harsh crackdown on drug trafficking, those same dealers have turned to theft as a more lucrative, less risky business. 

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